Canon SD4000 vs. S90

Canon s90 and SD4000 comparison chart

Written by Digicamhelp Editor

Take a quick look at some of the most notable similarities and differences between the Canon SD4000 and the Canon S90.

Features Canon S90 IS Canon SD4000 IS
Sensor CCD; Size: 1/1.7 “ Canon’s High Sensitivity System; 10-megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor; Size: 1/2.3 “
Aperture F2.0 – F4.9 F2.0 – F5.3
Shutter speed 15-1/1600 sec 15 – 1/2500 sec.
LCD 3″ color with wide viewing angle – 461,000 dots 3″ color with wide viewing angle – 230,000 dots *
Main shooting modes Auto, P mode, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority, Manual control Smart Auto, P mode, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority
Interesting modes Nostalgic High-Speed Burst; Super Slow Motion Movie
ISO Auto, 125 ,100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 Auto, ISO 80, 100, 125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200
Continuous shooting mode .09 frames per second 3.7 frames per second
Movie mode VGA 720p HD; stereo sound
Shutter speed 15-1/1600 sec. 15 – 1/2500 sec
RAW file format Yes No
Dimensions 3.94 x 2.30 x 1.22 inches/100.0 x 58.4 x 30.9mm 3.94 x 2.13 x 0.93 inches/100.0 x 54.1 x 23.6 mm
Weight Approximately 6.17 oz./175g (camera body only) Approximately 6.17 oz./175g (including battery and memory card)
* The viewing size of the SD 4000 in is actually only about 2.5 inches most of the time. However, the screen full width of the screen is used when shooting and reviewing movies.

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